Physical Geology

GEOL 1510
Credit Hours
4

Geologic processes on and beneath the earth's crust. Topics include minerals and rocks, igneous processes, landscape development, earthquakes, plate tectonics, oceanography and map interpretation. (4 cr. hrs.) (Fall)
Prerequisite: MATH 1015, eligible to take ENGL 1010, satisfactory completion of all reading skills placements. 75% or higher in high school Earth Science/ "C" or higher in college Earth Science/ "C" in any college lab science course.
Lecture/ laboratory/field work. Lab fee. Writing in content area.
Meets General Education requirement in Natural Sciences. This course is designed for science majors.